RONALD, Alexander Scott
King's Royal Rifle Corps
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Sunday, November 8, 1942
Killed in action or died of wounds
Major Alexander Ronald, Second in Command of No.6 Commando, died during operations in North Africa .
Earlier he had received a Mention in Despatches for gallant and distinguished services during operations on the Lofoten Islands March 1941 with No.3 Commando [2a].
He was the Captain of No.3 Commando 5 Troop in December 1941 later leaving the Commando to become 2 i/c No.6 Commando .
He resided at Waterton House, Ampney Crucis, near Cirencester, and was employed before the war at the Stock Exchange 
 London Gazette 35172, page 3003.
[2a] Memoirs of a Fighting Commando in WW2, author Brig. J. Durnford-Slater.
 Photo of 3 Cdo. 5 Troop in gallery.
 Cheltenham Chronicle - Saturday 08 May 1943
 British Newspaper Archive (website britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk); The British Library Board.
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